Nova

1974, TV Show

Full Episodes(224)

Latest Episode: Zeppelin Terror Attack

Jan 15, 2014 Season 41 Episode 11 watch on (Paid)

From PBS - In the early days of World War I, Germany, determined to bring its British enemies to their knees, launched a new kind of terror campaign: bombing civilians from the sky. The aircraft delivering the lethal payloads weren’t planes, they were Zeppelins, enormous airships, some the length of two football fields. With a team of engineers, explosives experts, and historians, NOVA investigates the secrets behind these deadly war machines.

Secrets of the Sun

Apr 25, 2012 Season 39 Episode 20

Now, with the help of new spacecraft and Earth-based telescopes, scientists are seeing the Sun as they never have before and even re-creating what happens at the very center of the Sun. Their work will help us understand aspects of the sun that have puzzled scientists for decades. Secrets of the Sun reveals a bright new dawn in our understanding of our nearest star, one that might help keep our planet from going dark.
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Secrets of the Sun

Apr 25, 2012 Season 39 Episode 19

New tools let scientists better grasp our star's potentially destructive solar storms.
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Why Ships Sink

Apr 18, 2012 Season 39 Episode 18

Are you safe aboard a modern cruise ship?
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Deadliest Tornadoes

Apr 11, 2012 Season 39 Episode 17

Why was the 2011 tornado season in the U.S. so extreme, and why did so many die?
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Hunting the Elements

Apr 04, 2012 Season 39 Episode 16

A two-hour special from the producers of 'Making Stuff'
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Cracking Your Genetic Code

Mar 28, 2012 Season 39 Episode 15

We are on the brink of an era of personalized, gene-based medicine. Are we ready for it?
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Separating Twins

Feb 08, 2012 Season 39 Episode 14

Follow the story of twin girls joined at the head, as surgeons prepare to separate them.
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Ice Age Death Trap

Feb 01, 2012 Season 39 Episode 13

Experts uncover a site in Colorado packed with fossil mammoths and other extinct beasts.
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Mystery of a Masterpiece

Jan 25, 2012 Season 39 Episode 12

Experts investigate whether a portrait sold for about $20,000 in 1998 is a lost Leonardo.
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3D Spies of WWII

Jan 18, 2012 Season 39 Episode 11

The allies used special arial photos to deal a blow to the Nazi rocket program.
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Bombing Hitler's Dams

Jan 11, 2012 Season 39 Episode 10

Can experts recreate an Allied attack from WWII and destroy dams with a bouncing bomb?
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Deadliest Volcanoes

Jan 04, 2012 Season 39 Episode 9

How can we best prepare for the most lethal volcanic eruptions?
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The Fabric of the Cosmos: Universe or Multiverse?

Nov 23, 2011 Season 39 Episode 8

Is our universe unique, or could it be just one in an endless 'multiverse'?
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The Fabric of the Cosmos: Quantum Leap

Nov 16, 2011 Season 39 Episode 7

Take a wild ride into the quantum realm, where even the impossible seems possible.
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The Fabric of the Cosmos: The Illusion of Time

Nov 09, 2011 Season 39 Episode 6

It defines our lives, but what is time really? Have a look into its true nature.
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The Fabric of the Cosmos: What Is Space?

Nov 02, 2011 Season 39 Episode 5

Surprising clues indicate that space is very much something and not nothing.
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Engineering Ground Zero

Sep 07, 2011 Season 39 Episode 1

On the 10th anniversary of 9/11, NOVA presents an epic story of engineering, innovation and the perseverance of the human spirit. With extraordinary access granted by The Port Authority of New York and New Jersey, this program follows the five-year construction of One World Trade Center (1 WTC) and the National September 11 Memorial & Museum. NOVA captures the behind-the-scenes struggle of architects and engineers to make the buildings safe and highly secure under the pressures of a tight schedule, the demands of practical office space and efficient, "green" architecture, and the public's expectations of a fitting site for national remembrance. Featuring interviews with 1 WTC architect David Childs; Chris Ward, executive director of the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey; Mayor Michael Bloomberg, chairman of the 9-11 Memorial Foundation; and Michael Arad, the man behind the breakthrough concept for the 9-11 Memorial.
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